Archive for July, 2007:

Jul
26

Healthy Snacking Tips of the Stars

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Healthy Snacking – Part II    Photo courtesy of the California Raisin Marketing Board   At Fleishman-Hillard (FH), we do a great deal of work with high-profile spokespersons, and we are continually impressed by the poise, passion and ‘real-life’ personalities behind these famous faces. One of current favorites, is celebrity fitness trainer, Valerie Waters. Jennifer Garner’s “Alias” […]

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Jul
25

The War on Treats

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Healthy Snacking – Part I So, I don’t know about other mommies out there, but my children are all about “treats.” Mommy, can we have a cookie? Mommy, can we stop for ice cream? Mommy, can I have a dollar for the Sugar Shack? What I’d like to know is when did snack time turn into […]

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Jul
20

For the "Love" of Lamb

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  Sampling chops, ribs, legs, shoulders and even bellies prepared by “cowboy” chef (and Iron Chef winner) Tim Love, this past Monday was a lamb-alicious day for me and colleague Kris Caputo Hurley.  The American Lamb Board is a client based in our Austin office and we were asked to help with media and events […]

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Jul
17

FH Sac Foodies: The Next Generation

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   Ryan (left) and Joe (right) Kull try on new chef’s hats during their first day of cooking camp. “So, what are the boys doing this week?” asked my dad, knowing that working moms have to be very creative with child care during the summer.  There’s a delicate balance between sending your progeny to too many […]

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Jul
13

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

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When I moved to Sacramento more than four years ago, one of the things I most looked forward to was warm summer evenings at the Rivercats’ games. As a die-hard A’s fan, it’s great to catch an exciting game and watch a few prospects or major leaguers on a rehab assignment, and still be within […]

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Jul
10

East Sacramento the Beautiful

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  I love a parade.  I’m lucky enough to be a part of the U.S. Potato Board PR team and spend Thanksgivings in New York City managing the Healthy MR. POTATO HEAD balloon in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  So come July 4th, I’m more than ready for my parade fix and make the short […]

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Jul
05

Summer’s Bounty at the Davis Farmers Market

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The majority of the people who flock to the numerous Sacramento-area farmers’ markets in the summertime do so to pick up the freshest local produce of the season. After all, isn’t that the obvious reason to frequent your local farmers’ market? This past weekend I once again stopped by the Davis Farmers Market and it […]

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